July 5, 2022

The Ministry Of Exterior Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday stated that right through the evacuation means of Indians from warfare torn Ukraine, many overseas nationals have been additionally evacuated from war zones and delivered to India.

Whilst talking within the Rajya Sabha, Exterior Affairs minister Dr S Jaishankar stated, “In step with India’s concept of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam, overseas nationals have been additionally evacuated from war zones and delivered to India.”

“They integrated 147 electorate of 18 nations and Many Ukrainian nationals which might be members of the family of Indian nationals have additionally been evacuated,” the minister added.

He additionally defined that Sumy evacuation was once extraordinarily complicated as our scholars confronted the chance of being stuck in crossfire.

“Their evacuation from town wanted a reputable ceasefire, this in the end materialised because of the non-public intervention of PM himself with the Presidents of Ukraine and Russia,” he added.

S Jaishankar was once scheduled to make a commentary at the prevailing scenario in Ukraine at 2.30 pm in Rajya Sabha lately.

In the second one a part of the Price range Consultation in Parliament, Jaishankar spoke at the rescue operation to evacuate Indian scholars from the warfare zone in Ukraine and what’s India’s stand vis-a-vis the war between Russia and Ukraine.

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The Central govt introduced ‘Operation Ganga’ on February 24 to convey again stranded Indians from Ukraine.

4 Central ministers Kiren Rijiju, Hardeep Singh Puri, Jyotiraditya Scindia and Common (Retd) VK Singh have been despatched through High Minister Narendra Modi to Ukraine’s neighbouring nations to coordinate the efforts for the rescue of the stranded Indians.

Up to now, India has been in a position to rescue round 22,500 stranded electorate in additional than 80 particular evacuation flights. Via its ‘Operations Ganga’, India has additionally been in a position to rescue a number of electorate of the neighbouring nations like Bangladesh and Nepal.

Throughout the operation, buses and trains introduced Indians to the western borders of Ukraine they usually have been flown to India by way of places like Bucharest, Budapest, Suceava, and Warsaw.

The ultimate batch of over 600 scholars who have been evacuated from Sumy was once introduced again to India by way of Poland.

In contemporary months, ‘Operation Ganga’ has been India’s greatest evacuation power to convey again stranded Indians after operation ‘Devi Shakti’ was once introduced through the Narendra Modi govt in Afghanistan ultimate 12 months.

(with company inputs)

Revealed on: Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 04:29 PM IST